The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 423 402 383
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 130 147 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.19% 3.73% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 60
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£431 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.48% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £539 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle Applications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4069 3938 3535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.53% 8.54% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2158 1840
Average daily rate £450 £436 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £59.90 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 37 £463 +22.51% 11
South East -32 32 £275 -21.42% 5
North West -6 26 £450 -3.94% 5
West Midlands +2 13 £375 +36.36% 2
South West +1 9 £500 +60.00% 2
North East 0 5 £479 +74.03%
East of England +5 2 £500 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 280 (100.00%) Oracle
2 152 (54.29%) Oracle EBS
3 146 (52.14%) SQL
4 145 (51.79%) PL/SQL
5 118 (42.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 96 (34.29%) Finance
7 94 (33.57%) Oracle Database
8 89 (31.79%) Security Cleared
9 81 (28.93%) SC Cleared
10 76 (27.14%) Oracle Forms
10 76 (27.14%) Oracle Reports
11 73 (26.07%) Workflow
11 73 (26.07%) Oracle Workflow
12 66 (23.57%) UNIX
13 58 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 45 (16.07%) Oracle RAC
16 44 (15.71%) Oracle General Ledger
17 38 (13.57%) Oracle Receivables
18 36 (12.86%) ITIL
18 36 (12.86%) WebLogic
19 35 (12.50%) SOA
19 35 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
19 35 (12.50%) Middleware
20 34 (12.14%) Shell Script
20 34 (12.14%) Oracle Payables
21 33 (11.79%) Oracle Fusion
22 32 (11.43%) Oracle Discoverer
22 32 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
23 30 (10.71%) Linux

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (26.07%) Oracle Workflow
2 36 (12.86%) WebLogic
3 15 (5.36%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (3.93%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.79%) SAS
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.07%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (1.07%) Apache
8 3 (1.07%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.36%) Lync
10 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.07%) MS Project
1 3 (1.07%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 152 (54.29%) Oracle EBS
2 118 (42.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 44 (15.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 38 (13.57%) Oracle Receivables
5 35 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 34 (12.14%) Oracle Payables
7 29 (10.36%) Oracle HRMS
8 18 (6.43%) Oracle 11i
9 13 (4.64%) Oracle Assets
10 10 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
10 10 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle TCA
12 7 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
13 5 (1.79%) Oracle Payroll
14 4 (1.43%) Oracle SCM
14 4 (1.43%) FLEXCUBE
14 4 (1.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 4 (1.43%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 4 (1.43%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.50%) Internet
2 6 (2.14%) Intranet
3 2 (0.71%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) NAS
4 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.36%) VPN
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (33.57%) Oracle Database
2 76 (27.14%) Oracle Reports
3 55 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (11.43%) Oracle Discoverer
5 22 (7.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (6.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 10 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (3.21%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.86%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.14%) SQLPlus
12 5 (1.79%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.07%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (1.07%) MS Access
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle OWB
15 2 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 76 (27.14%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (6.79%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (2.86%) Toad
4 4 (1.43%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.36%) PVCS
5 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 96 (34.29%) Finance
2 23 (8.21%) General Ledger
3 9 (3.21%) Retail
4 5 (1.79%) Marketing
4 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.79%) Military
5 4 (1.43%) Advertising
5 4 (1.43%) Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Automotive
6 2 (0.71%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 76 (27.14%) Developer
2 72 (25.71%) DBA
3 68 (24.29%) Oracle Developer
4 62 (22.14%) Oracle DBA
5 53 (18.93%) Consultant
6 51 (18.21%) Oracle Consultant
7 42 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 16 (5.71%) Architect
8 16 (5.71%) Functional Consultant
9 15 (5.36%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 15 (5.36%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 14 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 14 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (4.29%) Administrator
11 12 (4.29%) Analyst
12 11 (3.93%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.93%) Oracle HR Consultant
13 10 (3.57%) Oracle Applications Consultant
13 10 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.50%) Middleware
2 33 (11.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (8.93%) XML
4 7 (2.50%) jQuery
4 7 (2.50%) WebCenter
4 7 (2.50%) Web Services
5 3 (1.07%) Java EE
6 2 (0.71%) JSP
6 2 (0.71%) .NET
7 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.57%) Statistics
3 7 (2.50%) Clustering
4 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.43%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.43%) Derivative
5 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.07%) Life Science
6 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) Replication
7 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.71%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.36%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) PMI
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) DTV
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.57%) UNIX
2 30 (10.71%) Linux
3 19 (6.79%) HPUX
4 15 (5.36%) Solaris
5 11 (3.93%) AIX
6 10 (3.57%) Windows
7 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.71%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.07%) Workflow
2 58 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (12.86%) ITIL
4 35 (12.50%) SOA
5 30 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (9.64%) Migration
7 26 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (8.57%) Configuration Management
9 23 (8.21%) PRINCE2
10 21 (7.50%) Project Management
11 19 (6.79%) Regression Testing
12 18 (6.43%) ERP
13 16 (5.71%) CRM
13 16 (5.71%) Load Balancing
14 13 (4.64%) E-business
14 13 (4.64%) Incident Management
14 13 (4.64%) Problem Management
15 9 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (2.86%) Data Management
17 7 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 146 (52.14%) SQL
2 145 (51.79%) PL/SQL
3 34 (12.14%) Shell Script
4 18 (6.43%) Java
5 5 (1.79%) Perl
6 4 (1.43%) C
7 2 (0.71%) Korn
7 2 (0.71%) C#
7 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 89 (31.79%) Security Cleared
2 81 (28.93%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.21%) Degree
5 8 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.79%) MCSE
6 5 (1.79%) MCITP
7 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.43%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.71%) CISM
9 2 (0.71%) CISSP
9 2 (0.71%) Siebel Certification
9 2 (0.71%) VCP4
10 1 (0.36%) CITP
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.21%) SLA
2 9 (3.21%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (16.07%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (7.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (5.71%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.07%) OpenView
6 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.36%) SCCM
6 1 (0.36%) SCOM
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Control-M
6 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 280 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (5.00%) HP
3 12 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.21%) Pegasus
5 8 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.50%) Informatica
6 7 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.50%) VMware
7 4 (1.43%) Siebel
8 3 (1.07%) Sun
8 3 (1.07%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.07%) SAP
8 3 (1.07%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) Citrix
10 1 (0.36%) Cisco
10 1 (0.36%) Primavera
10 1 (0.36%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.36%) Sybase
10 1 (0.36%) BT
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